1 Provides direct care and related duties in critical care and maintains current knowledge of critical care nursing practice and standards.
2 Demonstrates deep knowledge in the nursing care of patients undergoing the various procedures in the department.
3 Responsible for ensuring aseptic techniques are followed while performing the various procedures in the department
4 Ensures that injury notification is done appropriately.
5 Demonstrates deep knowledge in the nursing care of patients with varied illness.
6 Plans, implements and evaluates nursing care given to assigned patient in an effective and organized manner.
7 Provides for the physical, psychological and social needs of the patient and families
8 Provides comprehensive pre-operative and post-operative nursing care to all surgical patients
9 Predominant role in preparation, administration and documentation of medication.
10 Performs a wide range of nursing procedures with attention to accuracy, patient safety and comfort, including those requiring strict aseptic technique
11 Assists with transfer of patients within the health care facilities and serves as transport nurse for patients during ambulance transport.
12 Demonstrates competency in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation and participates as a member of Code Blue hospital wide.
13 Maintains and updates all relevant patient documentation / medical records as per hospital policy and procedure.
14 Follows the reporting mechanisms / chain of command in the nursing services department. All patient care issues shall be correctly and promptly reported.
15 Demonstrates an economical approach to the utilization of equipment’s and supplies while assisting the head nurse to maintain an appropriate ward stock
16 Takes responsibility for the unit in the absence of the Charge Nurse as assigned
17 Responds to external disaster (Code Black) as per hospital protocol.
18 Responsible for checking the crash cart as per the checklist
19 Responsible for maintaining inventory checklist of medications including high alert medications and narcotics as per hospital policy
20 Responsible for maintaining inventory checklist of Hazmat items including MSDS as per hospital policy
21 Ensures preventative and ongoing maintenance of equipment is carried out, reporting all failures or deficiencies through appropriate department head
22 Demonstrates strict adherence to all hospital policies and procedures
23 Demonstrates sound knowledge and participates in fire safety, patient safety, infection control and the other necessary precautions as per hospital policy.
24 Takes responsibility for professional clinical practice and is actively involved in updating and continuing education.
25 Performs any other assigned responsibilities as identified by the Charge Nurse / Supervisor / Nursing Administrator.
26 Comply with all OSH and infection control policies, standards and procedures and cooperate with hospital management to comply those requirements
27 Work accordance with the documented OSH procedures and instructions, specific responsibilities
28 Be familiar with emergency and evacuation procedures
29 Notifying OSH Hazards, incidents, Near misses and issues and assistance with the preparation of risk assessments, incident reports
30 Comply with Waste management procedures and policies
31 Attend applicable OSH / Infection control training programs, mock drills and awareness programs
32 Use of appropriate personal protective equipment and safety systems